Saudi Arabia


Report: Saudi Arabia to Buy Israeli Iron Dome System

A report in Arab media Thursday said that Saudi Arabia has purchased an Iron Dome short-range missile defense system from Israel. The report, on the Al-Haleej site Thursday, quoted senior…

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Saudi MDs Get Brief Grace Period to Remain in Canada

Canadian health authorities said Wednesday that hundreds of Saudi doctors and residents who make up the largest segment of foreign medical trainees in the country will remain in Canada until…

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Court Rebuffs El Al on Saudi Route

El Al has given up on legal action for equal access to an air route over Saudi Arabia, which has allowed flyover rights to Air India but not the Israeli…

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Trump Says Saudi King Agreed to Raise Oil Output

President Donald Trump said on Saturday that Saudi Arabia’s King Salman had agreed to his request to increase oil production “maybe up to 2,000,000 barrels,” an extraordinary amount not confirmed…

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Saudi-Led Coalition Seizes Yemen’s Hodeidah Airport

The Saudi-led coalition in Yemen has seized control of the Hodeidah airport and continues to attack pockets of Houthi resistance nearby, a coalition spokesman said on Wednesday. “We are now…

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Saudi Arabia Says Intercepted Missile Above Riyadh

A Saudi-owned satellite news channel says ballistic missiles fired by Yemen’s Shiite rebels have targeted the Saudi capital, Riyadh. Al Arabiya reported Wednesday that the Saudi military had intercepted the…

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Saudi-Led Airstrikes Hit Yemen Presidential Palace

Warplanes from a Saudi-led coalition bombed Yemen’s presidential palace in the center of the Houthi-controlled capital Sanaa early on Monday, killing at least six people, Houthi-run media reported. There was…

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